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Jasper Reports book - integrating with Flex?

Edwin Johnson
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Joined: Aug 17, 2009
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Hi Bilal,

I am new to Jasper Reports but am in need of integrating some reports into my Flex application. I would like to embed the Jasper reports inside my Flex UI. Does the book give any how to's on embedding Jasper reports into web pages or a Flex UI?

bilal sidiqui
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Joined: Aug 09, 2010
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The book demonstrates integration of JasperReports into JSP/Web applications, but it does not touch Flex at all, because it is a totally different topic. I guess you can follow either of the following two ways to use JasperReports in Flex applications:

1. Embed Flex within a JSP page. This way you can also include your Jasper report into the JSP page.
2. Do the real work. Transform/Embed the html (and corresponding images) from JasperReports into your MXML.

Bilal Siddiqui, Author of JasperReports 3.6.0 Development Cookbook
 
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